AAOS Now

Published 5/1/2009

Meetings and Course Listings

Listed below are upcoming continuing medical education (CME) courses and orthopaedic meetings (June through October 2009). For more information about AAOS-sponsored courses, contact the AAOS customer service department at (800) 626-6726 or visit the CME course section of the AAOS Web site at www.aaos.org/courses

For more information about other CME courses or orthopaedic meetings listed, contact the source provided.

Meetings and courses sponsored by Board of Specialty Societies members and regional orthopaedic organizations may be listed in the print version of AAOS Now. Send information, including contact name and e-mail address to:

AAOS Now
6300 N. River Rd.
Rosemont, Ill. 60018-4262
Fax: (847) 823-8033
E-mail:
aaoscomm@aaos.org

Information on state society meetings can be found in the online calendar version, available on the AAOS Web site, www.aaos.org

GENERAL

JUNE 7–9
AAOS/Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF)/Orthopaedic Research Society Clinician Scientist Development Program
Hilton Suites Chicago Magnificent Mile, Chicago

JUNE 9–10
American Orthopaedic Association (AOA)/OREF/Zimmer Annual Resident Leadership Forum
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa, Bonita Springs, Fla.
Web site:
www.aoassn.org

JUNE 10–13
AOA Annual Meeting
Hyatt Regency Coconut Point Resort and Spa, Bonita Springs, Fla.
Web site:
www.aoassn.org

JUNE 11–14
Mid-Central States Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting
Osage Beach, Mo.
Contact:
mcsos@sbcglobal.net

JUNE 13–17
American Medical Association Annual Meeting
Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago
Web site:
www.ama-assn.org

JUNE 17–20
Eastern Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting
The Atlantis Resort, Paradise Island, Bahamas
Web site:
www.eoa-assn.org

JUNE 26 or 27
AAOS One-Day Part II Board Certification Review Course
Hyatt Rosemont, Rosemont, Ill.
Course director: Daniel Zelazny, MD

JULY 10–12
Limb Lengthening and Reconstruction Society Annual Scientific Meeting
Seelbach Hilton, Louisville, Ky.
Web site:
www.llrs.org

JULY 15–18
Southern Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting
Amelia Island Plantation, Amelia Island, Fla.
Web site:
www.soaassn.org

JULY 29–AUG. 1
Western Orthopaedic Association Annual Meeting
Westin, Seattle
Web site:
www.woa-assn.org

AUG. 27–30
Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) Master Course: Fundamentals in Arthroscopy–Resident Course
Orthopaedic Learning Center (OLC), Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Louis F. McIntyre, MD; Robert A. Pedowitz, MD; Scott Joshua Szabo, MD; Daniel Zelazny, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

SEPT. 10–12
Clinical Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting
Marriott Grand Hotel Point Clear Resort & Spa, Point Clear, Ala.
Web site:
www.cosociety.org

SEPT. 22–24
Musculoskeletal Tumor Society Annual Meeting
Westin Hotel Copley Place, Boston
Web site:
www.msts.org

SEPT. 26
AAOS Top Orthopaedic Controversies
Grand Hyatt New York, New York
Course director: Evan L. Flatow, MD

OCT. 1–3
North Pacific Orthopaedic Society Annual Meeting
Sunriver Resort, Sunriver, Ore.
Web site:
www.northpacificortho.org

OCT. 2–4
AAOS Orthopaedic Practice Management Course
Sheraton Albuquerque Uptown, Albuquerque, N.M.
Course directors: Kevin J. Bozic, MD, MBA; Michele M. Zembo, MD, MBA

OCT. 21–24
United States Bone and Joint Decade World Network Conference
Washington, D.C.
Web site:
www.usbjd.org

FOOT AND ANKLE

JULY 15–18
American Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society (AOFAS) Annual Summer Meeting
Westin Bayshore, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Course directors: W. Hodges Davis, MD; William C. McGarvey, MD
Web site:
www.aofas.org

SEPT. 10–12
AAOS Hot Topics in Ankle & Hindfoot Surgery
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Stephen F. Conti, MD; James Keith DeOrio, MD

SEPT. 26–27
AANA/AOFAS Master Course: Foot/Ankle
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: James W. Stone, MD; James P. Tasto, MD; Richard D. Ferkel, MD; Alastair S. Younger, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

HAND and WRIST

JUNE 13–14
AANA Master Course: Wrist/Elbow
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Daniel J. Nagle, MD; Gary R. Kuzma, MD; Melvin P. Rosenwasser, MD; Scott P. Steinmann, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

JULY 9
AAOS/American Society for Surgery of the Hand (ASSH) General Orthopaedic Review Course
Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago
Course directors: John J. Grayhack, MD; Michael S. Bednar, MD
Web site:
www.assh.org

JULY 10–12
ASSH Comprehensive Review in Hand and Upper Extremity Surgery
Hyatt Regency Chicago, Chicago
Course directors: Mark S. Cohen, MD; Thomas R. Kiefhaber, MD
Web site:
www.assh.org

SEPT. 2
ASSH Residents and Fellow Conference
San Francisco
Web site:
www.assh.org

SEPT. 3–5
ASSH/American Society of Hand Therapists (ASHT) Combined Annual Meeting
Hilton, San Francisco
Web site:
www.assh.org

OCT. 13
AAOS/ASSH Nerve Compression Syndromes of the Upper Extremity
Webinar
Course director: David R. Steinberg, MD

OCT. 16–17
ASSH Master Skills Series on Tendon Repair and Reconstruction
Burr Ridge, Ill.
Web site:
www.assh.org

HIP

JULY 31–AUG. 2
AANA Master Course: Hip
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Carlos A. Guanche, MD; Victor M. Ilizaliturri, MD; Bryan T. Kelly, MD; Marc J. Philippon
Web site:
www.aana.org

OCT. 1–3
AAOS/American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (AAHKS) Innovative Techniques in Primary and Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Paul F. Lachiewicz, MD; Steven J. MacDonald, MD

OCT. 30–NOV. 1
AANA Master Course: Hip Arthroscopy
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Marc J. Philippon, MD; Bryan T. Kelly, MD; Joseph C. McCarthy, MD; Thomas G. Sampson, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

INTERNATIONAL

JUNE 2–4
Scoliosis Research Society (SRS) Dubai Spine Masters: Advances in Deformity Management
Jumeirah Beach Hotel, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Course directors: David W. Polly Jr., MDFACS; Henry Halm, MD, PhD; Christopher Shaffrey, MD
Web site:
www.alcordoba.com

JUNE 9–10
AAOS/Sociedad Española de Cirugía Ortopédica y Traumatología International Education Program
Barcelona, Spain
Web site:
www.secot.es

OCT. 1–4
AAOS/Societa Italiana di Artroscopia International Education Program
Rome, Italy
Web site:
www.siaonline.it

KNEE

OCT. 9–11
AANA Master Course: Knee Cartilage
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Robert E. Hunter, MD; Jack M. Bert, MD; Brian J. Cole, MD; Nicholas A. Sgaglione, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

OCT. 22–24
AAOS/AAHKS Knee Arthroplasty: Uni, Total and Revision Insights, New Techniques
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Thomas Parker Vail, MD; Michael E. Berend, MD

SHOULDER and ELBOW

JUNE 5–7
AANA Master Course: Shoulder
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Leslie S. Matthews, MD; Dann C. Byck, MD; Keith D. Nord, MD; Joseph C. Tauro, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

JUNE 26–27
ASSH: Advanced Techniques in Elbow Reconstructive Surgery

OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: David C. Ring, MD; Scott P. Steinmann, MD
Web site:
www.assh.org

JULY 24–25
AAOS/American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons (ASES) Arthroscopic Management of Rotator Cuff Disease and Instability
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Edward G. McFarland, MD; Robert H. Bell, MD

SEPT. 15
AAOS/ASES/Orthopaedic Trauma Association (OTA) The Shattered Shoulder: Sorting Out the Pieces
Webinar
Course director: Leesa M. Galatz, MD

SEPT. 18–20
AANA Master Course: Shoulder
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Wesley M. Nottage, MD; Christopher M. Aland, MD; Richard L. Angelo, MD; Anthony A. Schepsis, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

OCT. 16–18
AANA Master Course: Shoulder Arthroscopy
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Course directors: Larry D. Field, MD; Paul E. Caldwell III, MD; Kevin D. Plancher, MD; Stephen C. Weber, MD
Web site:
www.aana.org

OCT. 24
ASES Shoulder and Elbow Arthroscopy Course
Marriott Marquis, New York
Web site:
www.ases-assn.org

SPINE

JUNE 12–13
North American Spine Society (NASS) Advanced Lumbar Spinal Injections
Spine Masters Institute, Burr Ridge, Ill.
Course director: William Sullivan, MD
Web site:
www.spine.org

JUNE 27
NASS Exercise: The Backbone of Spine Treatment
Spine Masters Institute, Burr Ridge, Ill.
Course director: Ron Donelson, MD, MS
Web site:
www.spine.org

JULY 24–25
NASS 2009 Summer Coding Update: Essentials and Controversies of Operative and Nonoperative Spine Care Coding
Sheraton Inner Harbor Hotel, Baltimore
Web site:
www.spine.org

JULY 26–30
NASS Spine Across the Sea
Ritz-Carlton Kapalua, Maui, Hawaii
Web site:
www.spine.org

SEPT. 12
NASS Rehabilitation Medicine for Surgeons (RIMS Group)
Burr Ridge, Ill.
Web site:
www.spine.org

SEPT. 23–26
SRS Annual Meeting
Marriott Rivercenter Hotel, San Antonio
Web site:
www.srs.org

SEPT. 23–26
American Spinal Injury Association Annual Scientific Meeting
Sheraton Dallas Hotel, Dallas
Web site:
www.asia-spinalinjury.org

SPORTS MEDICINE

JUNE 6
American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine (AOSSM) Surgical Skills Course: Arthroscopy for the Athlete’s Shoulder
TRIA Orthopaedic Center, Minneapolis
Web site:
www.sportsmed.org

JUNE 16
AAOS/AOSSM ACL Reconstruction
Webinar
Course director: Robert F. LaPrade, MD, PhD

JULY 9–12
AOSSM Annual Meeting
Keystone Resort and Conference Center, Keystone, Colo.
Web site:
www.sportsmed.org

AUG. 9
AOSSM Surgical Skills Course: Arthroscopy for the Athlete’s Shoulder
OLC, Rosemont, Ill.
Web site:
www.sportsmed.org

AUG. 14–16
AOSSM/AAOS Review Course for Subspecialty Certification in Orthopaedic Sports Medicine
The Fairmont Chicago, Chicago
Web site:
www.sportsmed.org

TRAUMA

OCT. 7
OTA International Trauma Care Forum
Manchester Grant Hyatt, San Diego
Web site:
www.ota.org

OCT. 7–10
OTA Comprehensive Fracture Course for Residents
Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego
Web site:
www.ota.org

OCT. 8–10
OTA Annual Meeting
Manchester Grand Hyatt, San Diego
Web site:
www.ota.org